Oxford University spin out FluoRock has taken a bespoke chemistry laboratory and office at ARC Oxford.

The firm, which develops systems of fluorination, will sit alongside a number of science, tech and medical occupiers.

David Williams, senior director of leasing at ARC, said: “We’re delighted to welcome FluoRok to our expanding community of science organisations at ARC Oxford.

“Their growth is testament to Oxfordshire’s thriving science and tech ecosystem, and we’re pleased that our investment into the campus is creating state-of-the-art, fitted laboratory space that fosters innovation and allows our members to continue their growth journey in today’s global economy.”

Dr Gabriele Pupo, FluoRok’s founder and chief executive, said: “Our new facility at ARC Oxford will enable FluoRok to develop and scale our pioneering technology, expand the team and take a further step toward revolutionising the fluorochemicals industry by providing access to fluorochemicals in an efficient, safe, clean and sustainable way.

“I look forward to working with ARC as FluoRok continues its growth journey and realises its mission of creating a safer, greener and better world.”

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